LFS/BLFS forums

Lupine thelupine at gmail.com
Mon May 8 12:04:20 PDT 2006

On Mon, 2006-05-08 at 11:44 -0500, Tushar Teredesai wrote:
> May be a dum question but is there a Mailing List <-> Forum bridge available?

Not a dumb question, and would probably make a transition easy.
However, no...I don't think anything exists.  Also, I wouldn't want to
"convert" in the sense of taking away the mailing list, as there are
people that love mailing lists.  Also, I think it would be very
difficult to get every mailing list user's "OK" to go ahead and sign
them up to a forum.  I mean, they might not want a forum account....know
what I mean?

Would be better to just provide as many research and documentation tools
as possible, and then just let the user decide what they want to use.
Mailinglist, IRC, News, Forums...etc.


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